Mangan, Richard J.. 1993. Dangerous Techniques For Fire Shelter Training. 9351 2338. Missoula, MT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Missoula Technology and Development Center.
This publications, which include lessons learned from previous fire entrapments and shelter deployments, encourage training that emphasizes hands-on deployment of the shelter in a safe learning environment coupled with the exercise of "visualization" to help firefighters mentally prepare themselves for the greatest variety of conditions likely to occur in an actual entrapment and deployment.
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